CHEROKEE, Kan. (KAKE) - A driverless tractor ran into a truck and 73-year-old Joseph Carlson who was later pronounced dead at the hospital.

The Kansas Highway Patrol report the accident took place around 11 a.m. on Saturday in Cherokee Kansas. A driverless tractor ran into a truck damaging it and fatally injuring Carlson. Carlson was taken to a Via Christi hospital where he was pronounced dead.